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♪ and feel like a green giant. ♪ ho ho ho ♪ green giant (male announcer) live from the bay area here is your kron 4 news >> thanks for joining us on the kron4 morning news this thursday morning. super bowl covers continuing and " jim harbaugh about to address reporters this morning in new orleans. we will bring that to you live. >> we will hear from sampras as go 49ers cornerback chris, oves culliver fallen some anti-gay comments. we will have his reaction to his remarks coming up. >> this incident has been blocking lanes of the
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bayshore freeway a truck traveling no. 1 01 has the export stress way interchange. the driver claimed he was cut off like a car and hit the guard rail and as a result ruptured one of his fuel tanks. we have debris in the roadway as well as a fuel spill. caltrans has the to right- hand lanes set down. this is the location of the problem is right at the lawrence expressway. it is adding about five to six minutes on your drive time when no one northbound on the 280 interchange at north toward highway 237. >> turning their attention to the weather we have locally didst fog and napa. the rest of the bay area waking up to relatively
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clear skies. temperatures in the of brothers and 40¢ to the afternoon. currently 34 it santa rosa, i look a year afternoon highs and talk about your we can forecast to my next report. >> the media blitz continues in the orleans off with our super bowl coverage. you can follow along on hard digital channel 193 as well as facebook and twitter fees. we're going to jim harbaugh now >> we go to the copy machine the mimeograph, photocopied of exactly what we had yesterday and come back and get that today would be outstanding. if i could just elaborate a little bit we have a lot of
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things going good for us yesterday. the execution, the energy outstanding by our scout team players. i would like to talk about that for just a little bit. it was so striking the day that our young players our future starters and future championship teams have progressed. it has been wonderful, wonderful that we have gotten five extra days of practice. more than 20 other teams have gotten. there have been some guys ricardo leica was outstanding yesterday tony gerard, cam down sen, al meadows. four guys that are on our squad that had a chance to go to other teams during the season ends.. they
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chose to stay with the san francisco forty-niners. i believe it speaks volumes for the just the way they enjoy being on this team. >> guys like michael thomas, he has been a stood at this year he plays and just keeps getting better and better. sharon robinson was the scout team player of the week. kenny wiggins is doing an outstanding job i noticed it some of the clips he was talking about writing an essay about the quarterback room and the example that alex smith has shown this year. we will
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make that be a real estate to. we will not let that be an empty gesture, we looked very much forward to getting that essay. michael will white is a guy that was that kind of player for his last year and the first part of this year. >> we will continue to listen and with the jim harbaugh comments this morning and the nose conference. it is now live are 247 bay area news channel comcast 193. >> we will see if he says anything about culliver. many fans are disappointed by the commons that he made. he was asked how did he feel about the players and ask if there were any on the scene he said no. he apologized for it and will probably
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apologize again today. the 49ers flag proudly flies outside the high tops sports bar and the castro district. as inside say there is what led by the statements made. >> i am taken aback, what is san francisco how could you be against gay people? >> we were for the 49ers and we deserve the respect of everyone else gets. >> we will continue to follow the superbowl and the 49ers quest for the trophy there. it exit just arrived this morning. we sought under glass are arrive this morning. stick with kron4 you go to our web site facebook and twitter to keep you updated. the press coverage is going on right now so you can also watch that on our 247 news channel
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comcast wasn't 93. you don't have to flip over because we have been covered. after the game we have our post show that starts at 7:00 p.m.. >> we have every crew member out on the field to give you the latest on the celebration from every corner of the city. the usgs as a magnitude 6.0 quake struck at about six and the morning centered in the ocean about 200 mi. south of the capital of juneau. officials said the latest earthquake was an aftershock to a magnitude seven and a half quake that hit on january 4th. that one sparked a tsunami warning for hundreds of miles along the alaskan and canadian coast. it was canceled after no wage or produce. there is no current threat of a
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>> mac world 2013 opens
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today at the moscow may center in san francisco with a bit of star power. as in culture will appear during a keynote address he will talk about what was like to play steve jobs in the upcoming movie jobs. at this conference runs through sunday. >> a report showing a shrinking economy in the fourth quarter of last year led to declines on wall street. the dow fell 44 points to its other 13,910 the nasdaq was down 11 points and the s&p 500 block of its biggest decline in the year following six points to 1501. the labor department releases weekly job claims this a day ahead of the monthly jobs report summer of for january. we will see the unemployment rate changes it currently stands at 7.8%. the senate is expected to pass a bill
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standing the federal government's 16.4 trillion limit on borrowing through may 18th. without the bill, the government would default on its obligations by as early as mid february. the house passed the legislation last week. if the senate approves the, the measure will go to the president who is expected to sign it immediately. faced with has delivered fourth quarter results above wall street's expectations and says its mobil ad revenue a closely watched figure is growing. facebook earned 64 million, or 3¢ per share in the october 3rd december. . that's down from three added 60 million, or 14¢ per share a year earlier when it was still a privately held company. >> let's listen in to 49ers those jim harbaugh as we go to the break. >> i was intended to leave that message on my phone for the rest of my life. i lost
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that phone or drop it in the toilet or (laughter) i was that were dropped it, i can remember which one it was. well, well, well.
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>> 6158 m and sunnyvale is jammed up in the northbound
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direction. we have been tracking it for several hours now at lawrence expressway on highway 1 01. the two right lanes are shut down right in the middle of all the action is like kron4 is micha's mike pelton. >> of little bit of progress is being made out here, you can see the crews trying to get the debris and struck out of the roadway. this all happened before 3:00 this morning the big rig you see hit the guard rail. you can see some of the debris and damage. this guard rail that was it just before 3:00 after he hit the guard rail at disabled his vehicle. they can't move it because it is leaking fuel. 30 gal. of are the lead on to the roadway. they need to get all of the fuel out of the tank and get it into safe
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containers. there and the process of draining the fuel. they have two lanes of traffic open and you can see traffic crawling by. this is causing a nightmare commute furred the driver is out here this morning. there is no word on this along this is going to take to clear all you can see they have a ways to go. the driver told chp that the driver cut him off and that caused him to hit the guard rail, that is still under investigation. he only suffered minor injuries. >> it looks like one fire man has his hand going up and down, he is probably operating the pump to get the fuel island key like you talk about. why hasn't caltrans simultaneously started working on some of that debris? can't they at least a start to clear some of that out while the fire crews and emergency personnel are dealing with
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the truck? >> a lot of the cleaning crews are still arriving according to the chp spokesperson. they came out with a push broom enclave of some of it. that may not look like it but they have been cleaning up. >> let me show the location of the problem, it is here on 1 01 in the northbound direction. there is a little break in the censors here but the backup has actually grown since we last looked at it. at first it was only adding a couple of minutes to the drive time and now is adding at least seven minutes. alternate routes highway 85, interstate 280, or 880 north. if you come up on 880 you can cross 237 and regained 1 01 northbound. you get back to work your way around the problem. the
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bay bridge westbound metering lights are active in the backup is starting to form. the san mateo bridge is by and with no delays and the 1 01 golden gate bridge southbound is a problem free. >> e it is shaping up to be a great day around the bay. oakland is currently sitting at 44, 43 hayward. south bay similar temperatures. taking the numbers into the afternoon into the upper 60s. los gatos 68, 674 cupertino, 60 in fairfield and concord, 63 in danville. plenty of sunshine and the north bay although we do have not locally dead's bob right now. satellite and
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radar showed cool clear skies and cool conditions. we will not see any rain clouds for the next several days. big changes to talk about in your 7 day around the bay forecast. we will continue to see warmer than average temperatures by five to 10 degrees. more cloud cover as we head into saturday answerable sunday. no changes in the forecast as we start the next work week. tuesday night will have a cool down and temperatures will start to drop. rain could start to fall in the north bay. when stayed we're looking at the possibility of widespread showers. temperatures will really start to cool and trickled down. we struggle to make it out of the upper fifties even free and. >> many homes in georgia are destroyed for a massive storm that tore across
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several states yesterday. video coming out of at there is no shows a flattened homes and parts of a big manufacturing plant wiped out. the storm police tornadoes endangers winds, killing at least to people in two states when trees toppled over. this looks like it is from a boat but it is actually from a car, believe it or not. a college student shot this video of severe flooding in blonde n.c.. he says the creek there was runs through campus, or flooded onto the highway making it look like a river. this is as people were driving in the middle the road to avoid being swept away. all classes' at appalachian state university were canceled and most roads in the area are not passable. >> republican chuck hegel, president obama is nominee for defense secretary is facing gop critics who have
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challenged his pass comments on israel, he rhine and nuclear weapons. --iran the farmers to term senator from nebraska is the lone witness at a senate arms services committee hearing today that could be crucial in determining whether he will win senate confirmation to succeed defense secretary leon panetta. if confirmed hegel who is a decorated vietnam combat veteran will be the first enlisted man and first vietnam veteran to serve as defense secretary. >> e police in phoenix are looking for a 70 year-old man they say is armed and dangerous following an office complex shooting that left one person dead and two others wounded. our third douglas harman is a key as a walking into a law office and shooting three people. police say it was not a
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>> we were executing on all cylinders. our defense was competing. our team guys were giving us an echo excellent work out. they were completing and the catching passes and blocking well. it was an all-around good practice, special seem wise. anytime you can have all three phases and have a good practice that is a good paying. >> can you tell me what your reaction was with chris covers remarks about gave football players and weather not one would be accepted in the locker room? >> i don't want to get into that critical question. he
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told us that yesterday and i know that's not his heart. culver is a great kid. i love having him on our team. he is just yawned and it is unfortunate that it came out a way that it came out. i know i know the he didn't mean it. >> we're. a little bit of a live press conference going on from questions ranging how was practice to what about that quescomment that cover made. --culliver >> they add than 15 minutes ahead of schedule and jim
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>> welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. the nyse- listed morning the ring of opening bell just turn positive by two. after the dow fell 44 yesterday. we did have a rise this morning in consumer income and consumer spending. we will have more on the market with rob black at 6:45 a.m.. >> live in the traffic center is george. you have a hot spot you say does not look good at all or will not get better? >> it has been long enough we're past 630 we're starting to see big backups on 101. >> we are starting to see the alternate routes affected. >> off one of a ways to get around the problem is here
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for people to take a 0 to 237 and come across this way look at that interchange--take880 . >> where to 37 minutes 101 the traffic is backing up to 880 in 1 01 ofbound direction. >> the accident is where the two right lanes are blocked at the lawrence expressway which comes up from interstate 280 just like this joins 101. >> the two right lanes are blocked. there may be another accident in the back up. continuing delays. it does not look good because they have not started to clear the big rig. the accident has been out there for several hours. it will be with us for a while longer. >> and that the weather here is erica. >> good morning george. we take a look at the day planner clear skies, sunshine. temperatures expected to climb in the mid to upper 60s. it will be
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nice out there. mostly clear conditions will continue into the evening hours with temperatures down to the '50s as we head into tomorrow similar conditions in terms of the numbers. >> if we will see more in the way of cloud cover. full details on your extended forecast in my next report. >> thank you erica. what is going on in new orleans with the press conference patrick will is a linebacker is speaking. all surrounding anti-gay comments made by chris cculliver . the coach was asked about comments. >> off what did you say to him when he spoke. what did he say to you? you have been generous about same there is no malice in his heart can you walk us through what you said to him and what he said? >> no i will not walk you through it. i treat those
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conversations as private conversations. i do believe there was no malice in his heart. he is not the kind of person. he is not an ugly person. he is not a discriminating person. he may have heard talk like fa and may haveke that and may e thought those our opinions he had learned and repeated those and he regrets that. >> that was coach harbaugh, commenting on crisp cilliver the cornerback for the san francisco 49ers--chris culliver.
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>> he has since apologized for comments he made on a radio show. >> a press conference in new orleans. >> in san francisco merchants for worry about the safety of their neighborhood because of superbowl weekend. they got a visit from the mayor. with the police chief and fire chiefs san francisco mayor ed lee walked through the mission district assuring business is the city will work to keep their business is safe. >> if we win the superbowl everybody's celebrating date should do it responsibly not a distraint destroying property.
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>> we know there will the people have had alcohol but you do not want to spend the night in a sobering center or jail. people want to have a good time. >> goal niners!--it go niners! as part of the plan, of garbage cans will be in the every hour before. during and after the big game. in hopes of preventing the bonfires there were common during the world series. drinking in public will also be prohibited. and the police chief says there will be twice as many officers as there were during world series spread throughout the city. >> police ickes will sing the national anthem. as a group of 26 students from sandy hook elementary school
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in new town, conn. will perform america the beautiful during the super bowl pregame show. the an f l a slight the students and their families down to new orleans later this week for the performance. their song will bthe 26 students represent the 26 children of those killed in last month's massacre shirring. >> kron 4 news will have continuing coverage in new orleans to drop the week leading up to the big game. check out kron4.com for all your superbowl needs. as well as our face book and twitter pages. be sure to tune in on sunday forceable post and coverage that starts at 7. >> in to day on dr. phil at 4. the man behind the manti
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teao's fake girlfriend hoax is breaking the silence. ronaiah tuiasosopo sits down with the doctor
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>> progress is being made in the clearing of our hot spot in sunnyvale, 101 northbound. a caltran sweeper truck isn't working to clean up the debs working toe debris and a wood, and the spill that was left when the truck hit the guard rail early this morning. i will have a complete check of traffic coming up. is backing a badly for 101 northbound. >> a federal judge will dismiss a lawsuit aimed at closing a medical marijuana dispensary. the harborside held since thhealth center is bo have sales of 20 million per
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year. >> the u.s. department of justice a just a lawsuit asking for forfeiture of the property leased by harborside. >> harborside has operated in compliance with state and city laws since 2006 without the federal government getting involved. >> wal-mart is starting to limit sales of ammunition to three boxes per customer per day. due to limited supplies. wal-mart is the largest u.s. gun sailoseller. te bentonville, ark. based retailer had said that works to strike the right balance between serving hunters and sportsmen as if and assuring that it sells firearms responsibly. sales of guns and ammunition seven risen across denies this is last month's shooting at sandy hook elementary school. >> necks with the latest on business on wall street as we go to break will take a
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>> the time is 645 eri. coach harbaugh was speaking with in the last 15 minutes and norman. he still iswe brought tha to yoin new orleans. will he the sound as would continue. he was commenting on the comments made by cornerback, chris culliver. >> during an interview at the superdome culliver
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responded to questions from comedians aartie lange. . culliver made anti-gay comments and then apologized for it. >> ashton kutcher tells how it is like to play steve jobs. he will play him in the upcoming movie jobs. >> given our eyes on face book stock which is down 6%. it is down $2 a share to $29.20 7¢. >> rob black will tell us at the quarterly earnings. >> everything has worked well for the last three months. facebook has gone from $19 per share to $32. >> their earnings are good there were not great. the company is valued at the british company of all time. it had a super high evaluation. it will work
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through this. >> it may take your to to grow into the evaluation. >>--the company is valued as the biggest company of all time. >> if you are looking for a job i would hang around facebook. >> let us talk about other numbers. >> we had a rise in unemployment. we had a rise in personal income and spending. >> listed with unemployment numbers. first-time unemployment claims have been incredibly low the last two weeks. this week is not a surprise as it turned back higher. the number came in at 357,000. any number of performances thousand is a good number. tomorrow we get our employment numbers. >> right now the markets are tired and 80 good news. it is lot and not of great news out there.
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>> the markets have been tired but we keep up affecting every day with the dow getting closer to the all-time high over 14,000 that we saw in 2007. are you comfortable where the market is now? >> i am not a big dow jones industrial average guy. not so much an index got either. >> it is just an index that we look at. i wish we did not have to report on it. there are 30 stocks in the dow which 13 i like, a tin are good, five stink. >>--taen are good. >> let us debate on whether a live look from our roof camera shot over san francisco. erica is given an eye on the forecast. >> good morning james we have clouds in the forecast.
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it is starting to writing. we have ericwright10thbrighten >> napa to the mid '30's the same for the black area. >> 43 in hayward. 40--38 in san mateo. >> holding on to fifties the heart of the bay. we will see lows 60s for the north bay or east bay interior valleys. as we continue your afternoon highs provide mid to upper 60s. by 8:00 p.m. later tonight you can see the light blue dominates the screen indicating temperatures back into the 50s. >> focusing on the highs again. temperatures 5-10 degrees warmer than the seasonal average. campbell, 67. los gatos 68. plenty of
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60s in the east bay. 64 for pittsburgh and concord and san leandro. 65 in pleasanton. th >> 67 for petaluma 64 in napa. >> we will continue to see clear conditions for the next string of days the storm track has been guided to our north. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights the potential for cloud coverage to the weekend as we start the next work weeks. looking at temperatures that will start to drop as we introduce the potential for wet weather tuesday in to wednesday. >> we have several changes to talk about i have more details in my next report at 6:51 a.m. we have a hot spot with george. >> we are turning into a major delay in the 101 northbound direction. we have tracked this hot spot for several hours. 101
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northbound a large expressway. >> let us check with michael pelton who are believed to have some progress on that he can final report upon. >> michael what is the latest? >> well, george a lot of progress made there are close to opening the freeway fully. they came and laid down a substance to soak up the diesel fuel. they have also swept away a lot of the debris. this is after a semi truck hit a guard rail where i am just before 3:00 a.m. this morning. once it hit the guard rail it is able the truck and it took a while to clear the big rig off of the road way because it was leaking fuel. they removed the truck about 20 minutes ago they had to pour the remaining fuel in the vehicle into a safe metal container. for all morning long a highway has been down to 2 lanes you can see
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traffic crawling by. to light still closed down and see on the right hand side of your screen. >> here is what is spokesperson told me about what caused the crash. >> i was going to to liv65 mi. r hour. the car was close to me and i moved to the right and i lost my control their. i hit the guard rail. i am looking to be a live i only have a cut on my arm. that is not to bad. >> other than that any more injuries? >> no no other injuries. >> the chp cannot confirm his story because the crash is still under investigation. again some good news we saw the nightmarish commute.
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hopefully they will be fully reopened by 15-20 minutes. >> george. >> 101 northbound has become quite a problem is the traffic is backed up to the 280 interchange at 101 northbound. many people using of the roads like 802237. highway 280--like 80 \237. >> the golden gate bridge ride is without delay for 101 southbound. >> a quick break it is 653 a m on the kron 4 morning news. we will be right back. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy
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beyonce is expect to face the media today as she produced her halftime performance at the superbowl will likely be on her performance as president obamas inauguration. this is video from that day. the superstar has not spoken publicly since it was alleged that she lips synche her rendition of the star spangled banner. man >> we know she can sing. she will face the media today. >> a look at the bay bridge approach the traffic stacked up a little bit. also watching 101 in sunnyvale more on our hot spots and more to come up in just a moment.
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